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travel you can indulge in some late-night Getting Around shopping under the bright neon As is to be presumed of a lights, while Mongkok has markets modern city like Hong Kong, devoted to everything from flowers public transportation here is to goldfish. Looking for authentic extremely progressive with Chinese Art? Check out Hollywood respect to accessibility for people Road. Stanley Market is a popular with disabilities. Together, the market town on the sunny south side users, however more often than not Government and transport operators of Hong Kong Island. You will find a long queues can cause considerable are committed to improving transport fascinating selection of little shops delays. Therefore, it’s easier to facilities and they’ve have also made selling silk garments, sportswear, take bus 15 (disability friendly) from significant advancement in the art, Chinese costume jewellery and Central Bus Terminal or a wheelchair promotion of public awareness and souvenirs. accessible taxi. understanding of the “Transport for All” concept. The Peak A Symphony of Lights If a solitary picture could sum up Every evening at 8pm, Victoria Nearly all Mass Transit Railway (MTR) stations and trains are Hong Kong, it would be the iconic Harbour brightens up for the equipped with gates wide enough for view from Victoria Peak. Gazing down Symphony of Lights show. Over wheelchairs and strollers, as well as at the city from this famous vantage 40 buildings on both sides of the ramps or lifts at entrances and exits. point, you’ll enjoy a stunning 360- harbour light up for this this dazzling Furthermore, there are special aid degree panoramic outlook over the spectacle which celebrates the devices for passengers with visual or harbour and audacious skyline all energy, spirit and diversity of Hong hearing impairments. the way to the green hills of the New Kong. The pyrotechnic fireworks, laser Territories. show, coloured illuminations and adequate accessibility. However, You can reach the summit via the Ferry services generally also offer accompanying music all combine to you should clarify details with the Peak Tram, the 120-year-old funicular make one heck of a show. And best operating ferry company. railway that departs from its terminus of all it can be experienced for free! on Garden Road. The ride is quite The Guinness book of world records most convenient point-to-point steep and it climbs up to 396 metres named this light show as largest transportation services for people above sea level. The tram service permanent light and sound festival in with disabilities (wheelchairs and is accessible to most people with the world. It only goes for 13 minutes other mobility aids are carried free of disabilities including wheelchair so make sure you don’t miss it! charge in the taxi hire). Taxis probably provide the Accessible Accommodation + Charter Flights For more information visit dragonpro.com.au/assistive-technology Charter Flights Click on CONTACT US for email or call 1300 550 716 Accessible Accommodation + 2016 Winner Accessibility AwArd 2016 Winner All bookings of 4+ nights at Bell Air receive a $130 hamper by GenU – supporting people with disabilities. Not valid with any other offer. Valid for bookings to 26.3.18. Accessibility AwArd The Bellarine Peninsula + Geelong 0403 515 605 www.accessiblestays.com enquiries@oceangrovestays.com.au The Bellarine Peninsula + Geelong 0403 515 605 www.accessiblestays.com enquiries@oceangrovestays.com.au 58 travel linkonline.com.au